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Love Your Lake

Posted on April 15, 2014 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_loveyourlake By Laura B. and Christy O. We invite you to celebrate the natural beauty and joys of Medical Lake with a library-sponsored community event at Waterfront Park.  May is a great time for fly fishing and bird watching so come to the park to learn more about these enjoyable pastimes.  Local expert, Randy Osborne, biologist […]

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Medical Lake History

Posted on April 9, 2014 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_MLhistory by Joyce Callaway, Program Presenter Have you ever had a mud bath? Have you ever wondered how Medical Lake got its name? Would you like to know the history of this interesting town? I was fascinated by the early history of Medical Lake when I read Father Kowrach’s book, How Silently. Then I happened to […]

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We Don’t Have It? Suggest an Item

Posted on April 1, 2014 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_SuggestItem by Carlie Hoffman We own thousands of books, DVDs, and CDs, but we don’t have everything. Have no fear – just suggest an item, and we will try to get that for you. We may purchase the item or borrow it from another library. If you are a fan of downloadable audiobooks or eBooks, you […]

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Quench Spring Fever by Planning Your Garden

Posted on March 20, 2014 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_PlanGarden by Sherrie P. It’s that time of year again: time to start planning your garden. If you are new to gardening then the following programs are for you. If you missed Master Gardener Steve Nokes at the North Spokane and Spokane Valley Libraries talk about Propagation from Seeds and Cuttings, be sure to catch him […]

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Create Connections with Goodreads

Posted on March 19, 2014 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_Goodreads by Amber W. On a yearly basis I would compile a list of my favorite reads of the year and email it out to friends and family with similar tastes. Then early in 2007, I discovered Goodreads and the revolution began. What an awesome way to track what I read, follow what others are reading, […]

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Sell Your Stuff Online Class

Posted on March 13, 2014 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_SellingStuff Back by popular demand! Come to our upcoming technology class to learn the tips and tricks that will help get your stuff out the door and money in your pocket. This class will provide an overview of how to list an item for sale on Craigslist, Amazon, and eBay. We will cover the pros and […]

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Hike the Day Away

Posted on March 5, 2014 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_DayHiking Spring is on her way and we’re itching to get outside and enjoy some adventures in the beautiful place we’re lucky enough to live in. One of the best ways to get knee-deep in nature is to take advantage of the wonderful day hikes available in our region. Whether you’re a veteran hiker looking for […]

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Grass of a Different Color

Posted on March 4, 2014 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_BlueWaterStrangers Get ready to clap your hands and tap your feet to the bluegrass rhythms of the Blue Water Strangers right here at your Deer Park Library! Music lovers of all ages are invited to experience an evening of knee-slapping melodies, free of charge. Bring your friends and discover grass of a different color. DEER PARK […]

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Oscar Tidbits

Posted on February 25, 2014 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_OscarTidbits by Margy M. This year March Madness isn’t just for basketball! Due to the Winter Olympics in February, the 2014 Academy Awards Ceremony honoring the best films of 2013 will air on March 2nd. Some fun factoids to know as you prepare to settle in and watch are: 2014 will be the 86th year for […]

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Unlock Your Inner Cook

Posted on February 17, 2014 at 6:00 am

News_Feature_BigLibraryRead by Debra Park This year’s Big Library Read book is Keys to the Kitchen by Food Network star Aida Mollenkamp. From February 18 through March 5, 2014 Aida’s comprehensive guide to becoming a more accomplished, adventurous cook will be available to all Spokane County Library District eBook users at the same time – no waiting […]

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